Dinton Summer Series – August

Thu 8th Aug 2019 • by Barnes Fitness
Reading, GB
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What you need to know

This series back for the EIGHTH year organised in partnership with Wokingham Borough Council has become a firm favourite with runners of all abilities.

Follow one lap of a lovely off-road, traffic-free route around Dinton Pastures Country Park, near Hurst, Reading, to clock up 5km, or go round twice for 10km. Either way, its pancake flat and if you enter more than one race youve a great chance of seeing that PB come down month by month!

The course follow a lovely off-road, traffic-free route around Dinton Pastures Country Park, near Hurst, Reading, to clock up 5km, or go round twice for 10km. Either way, its pancake flat and if you enter more than one race youve a great chance of seeing that PB come down month by month!

Distances in this event

  1. 10K

    Run 10km
    7:00pm Thu 8th Aug 2019
    £17–£19
    Tickets available
  2. 5K

    Run 5km
    7:00pm Thu 8th Aug 2019
    £13–£15
    Tickets available

Route info

Course Maps
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What’s Included
Minimum Competitor Age: 13 years for 5km event, 16 years for 10km event as of race day.
Course Details
The route is all off-road on a gravel path around the lakes.All 5km/10km runners will start together. 5km runners run 1 lap, 10km runners run 2 laps. There is a water station for the 10km runners just after the half-way point.
Raceday Logistics
Baggage:

There will be NO supervised baggage drop-off, please leave valuables at home or hidden in your car.

Travel

Ample parking onsite – £1.50 per hour up to 4 hours, £6.00 flat rate for 4 hours plus.

There is ample parking available in the main carpark of Dinton Pastures Country Park, Davis Street, RG10 0TH.Parking costs are £1.50 per hour up to 4 hours. You can pay by RingGo as well as in the cafe.YOU RUN THE RISK OF GETTING A TICKET IF YOU DO NOT PAY FOR PARKING. . .
FAQs

Prizes:

Commemorative medal and banana for all finishers thanks to Fast-Track Fit Camp

Great prizes sponsored by Salming Running. There are top three men’s and women’s and first in age group prizes on offer every month as well as overall series prizes. Overall series prizes worth running each month for!

1st/2nd/3rd Male & Female.

1st V40/50/60/70 Male/Female

No headphones to be worn at any time during the event, except Aftershokz — this is for your own safety and the safety of other competitors. We will disqualify any competitor we find wearing headphones that are not Aftersholz.

Refreshments

  • Tony from Maurice’s Ices will be with us, as per every year, for your customary post-event Knickerbocker Glory!
  • Also, as you cross the finish line you will receive a BANANA thanks to the lovely Heidi Strickland-Clark of FastTrack FitCamp.
  • Heidi also has donated one copy of her “Why Weight? How to be happy every day whatever the scales say” which will be giving away on the night.
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